Author Archives: Lori Grasty

Peace Keeper or Peace Maker? How To Facilitate Healthy Conflict

Peace Keeper or Peace Maker? How To Facilitate Healthy Conflict

How to Facilitate Healthy Conflict

Conflict happens, even in among ministry leaders.

I think the biggest challenge I faced in first few years in ministry was the belief that I needed to prevent, diffuse and communicate to avoid all conflict or potential for conflict.

Somehow I had assumed the belief that any conflict reflected poor leadership on my behalf.  I strived to lead a cohesive team and took it upon myself to solve problems and prevent future challenges.

Sounds wonderful right? It was a great plan.  But then I realized Continue Reading